African Journal of
Medical and Health Sciences

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Med. Health Sci.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2384-5589
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJMHS
  • Start Year: 2017
  • Published Articles: 54

Full Length Research Paper

Computed tomography angiographic evaluation of vascular pathology in a Nigerian tertiary hospital

Adekanmi Ademola Joseph
  • Adekanmi Ademola Joseph
  • Department of Radiology, College of Medicine, Faculty of Clinical Sciences, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria.
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Osobu Babatunde Ebenezer
  • Osobu Babatunde Ebenezer
  • Department of Radiology, University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 12 November 2019
  •  Accepted: 19 June 2020
  •  Published: 31 July 2020


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